Homer Erotic is one of New York City's most popular neogeist female bands, a multi-entity explosion of 3 percussionists, 1 traps drummer, 1 bass/guitar player, 1 guitar/bass player, 1 violin player, 2 lead singers, 5 backup vocalists, 3 dancers, 2 poets, 1 industrial hygenist, 1 band therapist, 1 paramedic, 3 computer operators, 1 ex-ice cream truck driver, 7 women, 1 photographer, 1 sound engineer, 7 ex-waitresses, 2 blondish types, 1 redhead, 3 natural brunettes, 1 virtual brunette, 1 rhythmically solid mother, 6 aggressive aunts and 1 ferocious baby. Homer Erotic has a combined age of over 150 years!
Poets Maggie Dubris and Barbara Barg formed Homer Erotic spontaneously in 1991 during a lull at a local poetry reading. Suzanne Gallant, Sara Wendt and Andrea Pierotti have been there from the beginning. Angela Babin and Heather Fergu son swung in during 1996, around the time Homer Erotic became the resident band at Sidewalk Cafe's The Fort in NYC's East Village where Homer plays to standing room only crowds two Saturdays (usually) a month. Homer Erotic's fan base grows daily. Mothers bring daughters, daughters bring the world, Gen X swoons and Boomers ignite. Fans range in age from 12 to over 60. All come to tune mind/spine in a vibratorium of linguistic pleasure and rhythmic ecstacy.